Crococun Zoo

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Croco Cun Zoo is a great experience for families, where you can get up close and personal not only with crocodiles, but a variety of local animals.

For an up close experience of some of Mexico's native wildlife, Crococun is a great place to check out. This crocodile farm features a wide range of exhibits from large and fearsome crocodiles to babies that you can pet and hold. Additionally, they also have parrots, deer, and other animals that you can feed and hold.

Location

Crococun Zoo can be found south west of Riviera Cancun, a neighborhood in the Riviera Maya; it's 2.5 miles to the north of Puerto Morelos.

This attractions is located just under 20 miles away from Cancun in the Maya Riviera. Take the MYAB bus line from the Cancun or Playa del Carmen bus stations for a direct ride to the zoo.

Nearby Restaurants

If your belly starts rumbling during a visit to the zoo, don't worry -- you'll discover a plentiful supply of local restaurants in the general vicinity. The most frequented nearby place to eat to Crococun Zoo is Casa del Mar, which has a menu full of International meals. Casa del Mar is a slight ways away, but far-off enough that you will probably decide to make arrangements for taking advantage of a viable mode of transport to travel there. Also within reach, you'll find restaurants like Hacienda Los Girasoles and Mike's Coffee Shop where you and your party can not ask for your check without taking a bite of their specialty coffee.

Nearby Attractions

Those who are interested in visiting a second zoo, find out more about Croco Cun Zoo, located 0.0 miles away from this zoo. Other nearby activities include Leaning Lighthouse, which is two and a half miles away Puerto Morelos. You might also consider heading over to Yax-Che Jardin Botanico, which is another attraction close by.

Zoos are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's even more to see during your stay. The table below lists other attractions that are closest.

Attractions Near Crococun Zoo
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Leaning Lighthouse Other Attraction 2.5 mi. (0.2 km) SSE Puerto Morelos
Yax-Che Jardin Botanico -- 2.7 mi. (2.8 km) SSW Puerto Morelos
Atlantida at Parque Nizuc Other Attraction 10.9 mi. (16.4 km) NNE 10.2 mi. South of Cancun
Selvatica -- 12.1 mi. (20.6 km) W 12.8 mi. West of Puerto Morelos

More Information

Hours

Crococun Zoo is open everyday from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

Cost

The price of admission is $20(USD) for adults and $12(USD) for kids.

Location: the Riviera Maya, Mexico

Phone

(998) 850-3719

Website

http://www.crococunzoo.com

 

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